Noted for its intrepid color combinations and imaginative medleys of distinctive 20th-century design, Downtown is a destination for fresh design ideas. The LA shop was launched in 1996 by David Serrano and Robert Willson. In 2008, the shop was joined by the adjacent Outside Downtown. The pair’s enviable home was featured in the Dealer’s Choice: At Home with Purveyors of Antique and Vintage Furnishings (2001).
Pair of pot-metal sconces with faded original painted
rope detail. For more than 30 years (the last 20 in her eponymous LA shop) Liz Gordon has spread the gospel of hardware. Interior designers, homeowners, and set decorators have all become ...
1960s Austrian sculptural art glass and metal light
fixture that can be used as either a sconce or a ceiling mount. Amber flecked, thick and textured art glass disc sits against an elaborate armature of silvered black metal. Wired and ...
Vintage 1960s lidded ceramic honey pot with wood
honey dipper. Ceramic glaze is flecked brown, with white accents on the lid. Interior is glazed white.With a style she describes as "Mid-Century Modern meets Topanga Canyon," Karen Kimmel began her brilliant ...